Mr. Edwin Emil Parbst Jr., 69, of Supply died April 20, 2014 at SECU Hospice House of Brunswick in Bolivia.
Mr. Parbst was born Aug. 29, 1944 in Rockville Centre, N.Y., and was the son of the late Edwin E. Parbst Sr. and Ruth Carter Parbst. He was a U.S. Air Force
veteran serving from 1962 to 1966. He was the owner-operator of an auto repair and auto sales business. He retired to Supply in 1992 where he enjoyed his love of deep-sea fishing as a charter boat captain and first mate for many years.
He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Elizabeth; daughters, Catherine Parbst Accurso (Dr. Joseph) of Miami, Alicia Colgan of Stafford, Va., and Laura Russ (Daniel) of Ocean Isle Beach; grandchildren, Tyler, Kayleigh Elizabeth, Joshua, Haylea Grace and Sarah Elizabeth; sisters, Judith Cuccia (Joseph) of New York and Maureen Myers (Dan) of Michigan.
A celebration of life service will be held Saturday, May 10, at 3 p.m. at White Funeral Service Chapel, 3660 Express Drive, Shallotte. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to SECU Hospice House of Brunswick, 955 Mercy Lane, Bolivia, NC 28422
You may offer online condolences at www.shallottefunerals.com
White Funeral and Cremation Service, Shallotte.